Diaz to Corbalan letter concerning difficulties Indian ration program.
Diaz, Juan (Fray)
Purissima concepcion de Caborca. July 2, 1771. 6p. Letter. Signed. Copy. Photostat.
Because of poor harvests, soon will be unable to provide 10 fanegas grain needed as rations recently conquered Indians area. States only Ati has wheat to sell at 22 reales per Fanega. Asked Urrea for goods to barter with Indians for grain, but Urrea needs barter goods to supply own troops. Unable to obtain maize seed promised to Indians. Fears Indians will return to old way life. (letter sent by Corbalan to marques de Croix from Pitic, 8/2/1771). (T. Sheridan, 1976)
Urrea, Bernardo de (Capitan)
Diaz, Juan (Padre)
Corbalan, Pedro (Intendente General) (Gobernador)
Croix, Marques de
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 093 ff. 207-209
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 093 ff. 207-209
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